The businesses burglarized are located on Dunlawton Avenue and Taylor Road.
The Port Orange Police Department is investigating a series of business burglaries that occurred in the early morning on Tuesday, March 5, according to a press release.
These burglaries are similar to ones that occurred overnight in Edgewater and New Smyrna Beach and appear to be related, police report.
The businesses affected were:
- Moe’s Southwest Grill – 1812 Dunlawton Ave.
- Monterey Grill – 1665 Dunlawton Ave. #101
- Legends Nail Bar – 1665 Dunlawton Ave. #102
- Daily Grind Burgers – 1665 Dunlawton Ave. #104
- Marathon Gas Station – 1702 Taylor Road
Police report the suspect is described as a black male around 30 years old. He has a beard and is wearing a black button-down shirt, black pants, black shoes and an Atlanta Falcons hat. He has a gray glove on the left hand and a black glove on the right hand.
The suspect's vehicle appears to be a dark colored newer model Chevrolet Malibu, according to police.
If anyone has information regarding these crimes, POPD asks that you contact its tip line at 506-5876, or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-277-8477.
This is a developing story.